AT&T Receives Chairman's Award from RadioShack
Honor Given to RadioShack's Best Vendor for 2008
Dallas, Texas, September 22, 2008
AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) announced today it has received the Chairman's Award from RadioShack Corporation, an honor given to the best-of-the-best of RadioShack's vendors. AT&T is committed to delivering the best wireless products and services through RadioShack's approximately 4,500 company stores.
AT&T, which began a 10-year distribution agreement with RadioShack in 2005, offers wireless phones, accessories, and service, as well as broadband services, through RadioShack stores. AT&T also offers specialized marketing, distribution and field support for RadioShack. At the time of the agreement, RadioShack became AT&T's largest single distribution outlet in number of retail locations.
"We couldn't be more proud to receive the Chairman's Award," said Glenn Lurie, president, Emerging Devices, National Distribution and Resale for AT&T's wireless operations. "RadioShack is a key part of our distribution strategy and we're committed to supporting their nationwide network of stores and excellent employees."
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